Surety Underwriting Trainee

Business Name: 
International Fidelity Insurance Company
Industry: 
Insurance
Type of Position: 
Full-Time Job
Grade Level: 
Senior
Graduate
Location: 
Walnut Creek, CA
Days/Hours per Week: 
5 days/week
Pay Range: 
$48,000/year
Benefits: 
  • Competitive salary, bonuses and benefits
  • 401K Program
  • Paid Time Off
Duration of Position: 

Permanent

Position Description: 

International Fidelity Insurance Company is seeking recent college graduates for our Surety Underwriter Trainee Program. The program is structured on a 6 to 8 month training and development plan which includes Home Office classroom sessions, Field Office training and individual study. It offers qualified candidates the chance to learn about the insurance business and the opportunity for a successful career in the surety industry.

Position Responsibilities: 
  • Assess legal documents including contracts, bond forms, General Agreements of Indemnity and similar documents
  • Evaluate the financial position of firms by analyzing their financial statements, job schedules and credit reports
  • Analyze a construction firm’s management and organizational capabilities to prosecute single projects and overall work program
  • Develop effective business relationships with agency partnerships
  • Closely interact with Branch Management and Home Office personnel
Required Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor’s Degree with emphasis in business preferably finance or accounting
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Must be willing to travel
  • Ability to function in a team environment
  • Strong organizational and time management skills 
  • Competent computer skills including knowledge of MS Word and Excel
How to Apply: 

Interested applicants please send resume and cover letter to eapplicantuw@ific.com

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled